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The 8 Best Leather Messenger Bags for Men

When it comes to messenger bags, boys, you want one that's equal parts sophisticated and sturdy—and that's where leather comes in. Super sleek and the highest of quality, these eight carryalls will stand the test of time to keep you looking sharp for years to come.


Shinola Navigator Leather Messenger Bag

We love everything from Detroit-based brand Shinola, and this timeless moss leather messenger is no exception. 

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Coach Metropolitan Courier Messenger Bag

Although this bag's exterior may be minimal, it's teeming with cool features on the inside—including two zippered pockets, a dedicated laptop sleeve, and slip pockets for all of your essentials. 

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Frye 'Logan' Messenger Bag

Boots aren't the only quality product from iconic leather company Frye. This sturdy bag is made to last and features textured leather, multiple interior pockets, and a Jacquard lining.

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Cole Haan Warner Attaché Messenger Bag

Add some polish to your office attire with this leather bag from Cole Haan. In addition to its traditional messenger strap, it boasts double top handles so you can carry it as a briefcase.

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Ted Baker Tabec Faux Leather Messenger Bag

We love the stylish colored webbing trim and the bold contrast on this bag from Ted Baker.

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Buffalo Jackson Ryder Reserve Bison Leather Messenger Bag

If you're searching for something a little less refined, opt for this bag from Buffalo Jackson Trading Co. It's the perfect blend of rugged and luxurious.

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Fossil Buckner Messenger Bag

Stand out in the sea of black and brown bags with this deep red version from Fossil, which has a dedicated laptop sleeve, magnetic snap closures, and brass detailing. 

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Loewe Puzzle XL Full-Grain Leather Messenger Bag

This is certainly not the cheapest bag on the market, but it's absolutely the most eye-catching. Featuring two internal pouches and a detachable shoulder strap, the messenger is sure to last many, many years. 

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